• 2nd and 3rd Century Roman Apartments 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Frescoes on the 2nd and 3rd century Roman apartments.
    • 2nd century apartments 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Brick work of 2nd century apartments beneath the lower church of San Clemente.
    • 4th century mosaic of Abraham feeding the angel visitants. 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      4th century mosaic as seen through the columns of the baldacchino.
    • Abraham & Isaac 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Sacrifice of Isaac. Abraham (center) with Isaac (right) carrying the wood for the sacrifice, Catacomb of Priscilla, 3rd century, Rome.
    • Acqua Paola 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Acqua Paola 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The catch basins for the aqueduct of Trajen, reconstructed by Paul V with the fountain, which bears his name is by Giovani Fontana and Flaminio Ponzio. Built in 1612.
    • Actual 2nd century Columbaria Beneath San Sebastiano 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
    • Actual Wall of the Pavilion 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      The wall contains fragments of the original wall of the pavilion dating back to the persecutions of 258 AD.
    • Adam & Eve 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Fresco of the Old Testament scene of Adam and Eve with the tree of the knowledge of good and evil and the serpent.
    • Adam & Eve 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Adam & Eve aware of their sin.
    • Adam and Eve 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Fresco of Adam and Eve in the catacomb of Pietro e Marcellino.
    • Adoration of the Magi 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The adoration of the Magi above the high altar was painted by Giacinto Gimignani 1634.
    • Aeneas and Anchises 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Was carved by Bernini with his father at the age of 15.
    • Alexamenos Graffito 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
    • Alexander Severus (222-235 AD) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      The age was epitomized by Alexander Severus (222-235) who, prior to becoming emperor, had attended the lectures of Origen in Antioch, and who as emperor performed his devotions before statues of the best of the deified ...
    • Altar above Martyr's Sarcophagus at St. Lorenzo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The altar elevated above the sarcophagus of the martyr clearly visible from the nave of the church.
    • Altar, apse, and Bishop's chair 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1968)
      Again, the imperial iconography is clear, for even as the Caesar sat in his basilica to deliver the law, and even as every business and governmental transaction to be legal had to take place in a basilica before a ...
    • Ambo for the Reading of the Gospel 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1985)
      To the left is the higher ambo for the reading of the Gospel.
    • Ambo for the Reading of the Old Testament and Epistles 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1985)
      To the right is the ambo for the Old Testament and epistles with reading desk.
    • Ancient wall of the old Church of Sant'Agnese 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Ancient wall of the Church of Sant'Agnese built in the 4th century during the reign of Constantine.